On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Fields [Abraham Finkelstein], American singer-songwriter (Aba Daba Honeymoon), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1953)

Famous Deaths

  • Robert Spear Hudson, English businessman, dies at 71
1884 Highlights

About August 6, 1884

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo